December 2, 2010: Contact!

 

There are 21 more ads today, all but one from August and September 1994. The Channel 13 gallery has a full-page ad for The 1994 Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon (Stars Across America!) and the Channel 36 gallery has one for the premiere of The Gordon Elliott Show. There are three in the ABC gallery, one by request from March 1994 for the These Friends of Mine (a.k.a. Ellen) pilot (Ellen Degeneres, Holly Fulger, Ayre Gross), a full-page ad and TV Guide close-up for the My So Called Life pilot episode (Claire Danes, Bess Armstrong) and a full-page ad for the McKenna series premiere episode "McKenna's Wonder" (Chad Everett, Shawn Huff, Eric Close, Jennifer Love Hewitt). There are eight in the FOX gallery, four for the NFL on Fox. There's one for the first NFL game on Fox, a pre- season game with Denver at San Francisco (John Madden, Pat Summerall), one for Fox Sports NFL '94 Preview (John Madden, Terry Bradshaw, Howie Long, Matt Millen, Jerry Glanville, Jimmy Johnson, James Brown), a two-page ad for the premiere of Fox NFL Sunday with a doubleheader featuring Minnesota at Green Bay (Reggie White, Warren Moon) and Dallas at Pittsburgh and a full-page ad for NFL Sunday with a Lions-Vikings game (Scott Mitchell, Warren Moon). There's one for the M.A.N.T.I.S. pilot episode (Carl Lumbly), a full-page ad for the New York Undercover premiere episode (Malik Yoba, Michael DeLorenzo), a full-page ad for the Party of Five pilot episode (Matthew Fox, Neve Campbell, Scott Wolf, Lacey Chabert) and a full-page ad for the X-Files second season premiere episode "Little Green Men" (David Duchovny). There are seven more in the Vintage Cable Ads gallery. There are two A&E ads, one for the four-part series Ape Man Walter Cronkite) and one for Biography (Pope John Paul II, Bette Davis, Gilda Radner, Benjamin Franklin, Mike Tyson). There's a Comedy Central ad for The Vacant Lot (Rob Gfrorer, Paul Greenberg, Nick McKinney, Vito Viscomi) and a CNN ad for Talk Back Live (Susan Rook). There are two Lifetime ads, one for Designing Women (Delta Burke, Annie Potts, Meshach Taylor, Jean Smart) and one for Picture What Women Do (Mary Alice Williams) and there's a TNT ad and TV Guide close-up description for 75 Seasons: The Story of the NFL. The last ad is in the ToledoVision 5 gallery. It's a full-page ad for the premiere of The Suzanne Somers Show. More ads from September 1994 (including ads for the series premieres of Chicago Hope, ER, Friends, Due South and and Ken Burns' Baseball) are on the way...

Also, I closed the Thanksgiving gallery and opened the Holiday Season Ads gallery with more than 80 ads for Christmas and New Year's shows all in one place, including two new additions, both channel 11 ads from The Toledo Blade, one from 1958 and one from 1963 and separate gallery for College Football Bowl Game ads.